Federal Government Section 8 Housing

Learn more about renting and HUD rental assistance programs. Read more>>

Patient Services Incorporated
Patient Services Incorporated is an advocate for families with expensive chronic illnesses. They offer assistance programs to help subsidize the cost of health insurance premiums and other expenses. Click here to read more>>

Chapman Partnership operates two Homeless Assistance Centers with 800 beds located in Miami and Homestead. Collectively these two Centers serve approximately 5,000 men, women and families with children annually. We help the homeless by providing a comprehensive support program that includes emergency housing, meals, health, dental and psychiatric care, day care, job training, job placement and assistance with securing stable housing. The average length of stay for single adults is 89 days and families with children 133 days. Click here>>

What is Benefits.gov? The official benefits website of the U.S. government Informs citizens of benefits they may be eligible for and provides information on how to apply for assistance. Learn facts about FREE MONEY and GRANTS. Click here>>

Hemophilia Foundation of Greater Florida
Hemophilia Foundation of Greater Florida is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with related bleeding disorders and their families through education, information and referral services, advocacy and research. Click here to visit site>>

They do provide financial assistance for bleeding disorders families in crisis. Click here for the Financial Assistance Form. Click here for the guidelines.

Florida Hemophilia Association
The Florida Hemophilia Association (formerly the Florida Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation) exists to promote opportunities for improving the quality of life for persons with hemophilia or other bleeding disorders. More>>

Psychosocial Needs

In addition to medical care, the HTC provides a wide variety of social services to our patients. If you need help with family issues, financial problems, crisis situations or counseling, we are here to help.

Contact Annalise Guerra, MSW, at 305-243-8513, to discuss your situation or need.



National Hemophilia Foundation is dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding and clotting disorders and to preventing the complications of these disorders through education, advocacy and research. Visit their website for more information. Click here to learn more>>

How to fund your college education
Start by applying for Federal Student Aid. Federal Student Aid comes from the U.S. Department of Education. It covers expenses such as tuition, fees, room and board, books, supplies and transportation. It's money that helps a student pay for educational expenses at a post-secondary school, such as college, vocational school or graduate school. Start by filling out your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Read more>>

Hemophilia Federation of America
The Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization incorporated in 1994 to address the evolving needs of the bleeding disorders community. Read more>>

Padded clothing and protective gear
Check out these great sites for padded clothing and protective gear for your child. Click the logos above to visit.

One size doesn't fit all
Choose My Plate offers personalized eating plans and interactive tools to help you plan / assess your food choices based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Click here to visit site>>

Additional resources for you and your family

Biogen is Awarding College Scholarships!
2016 scholarship applications open in November! Read more>>

UHealth Insurance Information
Visit the University of Miami Health System to find out what insurance is accepted for your visit. To find out more, click here>>

Learn more about how to get affordable health insurance. Click here>>

Free wireless phone program
SafeLink Wireless is a government supported program that provides a free cell phone and airtime each month for income-eligible customers in Florida. 
Click here to read more>>

The Rare Coagulation Disorders Resource Room was created to address the needs of both individuals with rare coagulation disorders and their health care providers.Read more>>

Feeding South Florida is the sole Feeding America food bank serving Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade, and Monroe Counties. Read more>>

Medicaid
You and your family may qualify for free or low-cost health insurance coverage through Medicaid or the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). To learn more and to find information about how to apply for these programs, see Healthcare.gov or 
InsureKidsNow.gov.

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity
Lost your job? Find assistance by visiting the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Read more>>

FPL Care to Share Program

Sometimes, circumstances can get overwhelming, especially for families dealing with a chronic illness. The FPL Care to Share program is designed to provide emergency assistance funds to customers in a crisis situation who are unable to pay their electric bill. Read more>>

HTC X-TRAS

Reduced cost home Internet
If your child receives free or reduced price school lunches, you may qualify for Internet Essentials™ from Comcast. 
Click here to read more>>

Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Click here to learn more>>

Scholarships available for individuals or families touched by hemophilia
The hemophilia community is fortunate to have many scholarships available to current and future college students with bleeding disorders. Click here to see a partial listing>>

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Planned Parenthood
Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is the nation's leading sexual and reproductive health care advocate and provider. Read more>>